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CVE-2000-0638 Detail

Current Description

bb-hostsvc.sh in Big Brother 1.4h1 and earlier allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files via a .. (dot dot) attack on the HOSTSVC parameter.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  07/11/2000      View Analysis Description

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2000-0638
Original release date:
07/11/2000
Last revised:
10/09/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
10.0 HIGH
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
10.0
Exploitability Subscore:
10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Low
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2000-07/0146.html External Source BUGTRAQ 20000711 BIG BROTHER EXPLOIT
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2000-07/0147.html External Source BUGTRAQ 20000711 REMOTE EXPLOIT IN ALL CURRENT VERSIONS OF BIG BROTHER
http://bb4.com/README.CHANGES External Source CONFIRM http://bb4.com/README.CHANGES
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/1455 External Source BID 1455
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/4879 External Source XF http-cgi-bigbrother-bbhostsvc

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